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Support for Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) ends on July 12, 2011. To continue receiving security updates for Windows, make sure you're running Windows Vista with Service Pack 2 (SP2). For more information, refer to this Microsoft web page: Support is ending for some versions of Windows
Microsoft has released security bulletin MS08-052. To view the complete security bulletin, visit one of the following Microsoft Web sites:
How to obtain help and support for this security updateHelp installing updates: Support for Microsoft Update
Security solutions for IT professionals: TechNet Security Troubleshooting and Support
Help protect your computer that is running Windows from viruses and malware: Virus Solution and Security Center
Local support according to your country: International Support
Known issues with this security updateFor more information about issues that may occur when you install this security update together with Microsoft Visual Studio 2005, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
939043To install this security update, you must have at least Windows Installer 3.1 or higher installed on the computer. To obtain the latest version of Windows Installer for the computer, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/939043/ )A shared file is rolled back when you uninstall a previously installed update for one edition or SKU on a computer that has more than one edition or SKU of any version of Visual Studio installed
Command-line switches for this security updateYou can find information about the various command-line switches that are supported by this security update in security bulletin MS08-052
(http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms08-052.mspx)and on the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) Web site:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa367988.aspxFor more information about Windows Installer, visit the following MSDN Web site:
Update removal informationTo remove this security update, use the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel.
File informationThe English (United States) version of this security update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
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Article ID: 947738 - Last Review: May 8, 2012 - Revision: 6.0